The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the City of Paris is updating its eligibility list for police officers for the Paris Police Department. Candidates interested in a law enforcement career should complete an application packet available at City Hall, 206 Central Avenue, Paris. This challenging position is accompanied with an attractive benefit package. Successful candidates must be 21 years of age prior to appointment and possess a valid Illinois driver’s license. In addition, successful candidates must pass a Police Officer physical ability test, a written test, an oral interview, and a background check. Deadline for submitting applications is 5:00 PM on November 4, 2019 at City Hall, Paris. Testing begins at 11:00 AM on November 9, 2019 at the Paris High School football/track located north of Paris. Applications to the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the City of Paris may be sent in care of Cathy Higgins, City Hall, 206 S. Central Avenue, Paris, IL 61944.
Application packet must be submitted in a sealed envelope addressed to the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners.